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How to add or change passwords for websites in Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge provides users with the option to change password for websites. Listed below are the steps to manage passwords for websites in Microsoft EdgeStep 1: Click the More actions option in Microsoft Edge and select Settings from the list.Step 2: In the Settings, scroll down to Advanced Settings and click View Advanced Settings option.Step […] Read More

How to set home page for new tab in Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer by default displays the Your most popular sites as the default page on opening a new tab. But IE9, IE10 and IE11 provide users with option for changing the default page to your home page. This can be done using the Internet options.\Screenshot for IE11 (Click Tabs button under Tab section)The settings button […] Read More

Show home button in Microsoft Edge

The home button in Microsoft Edge is hidden by default. Listed below are steps to display home button and configure home page. Step 1: Click More Actions in Microsoft Edge and select Settings from the list. Step 2: Scroll down the Settings and click View advanced settings option. Step 3: In the Advanced Settings screen, […] Read More

How to change default search engine Microsoft Edge

Windows 10 comes with neat and cool browser called Microsoft Edge. And the default search engine configured in Microsoft Edge is Bing. If you are Google and want Microsoft Edge to use Google as search engine then you can follow mentioned steps. Step 1: Right click on the More actions option and select Setting from […] Read More

How to start Microsoft Edge with blank page

Microsoft Edge is the new Internet browser that has replaced Internet Explorer in Windows 10. When you start Microsoft Edge, by default it starts with Top sites. Listed below are the steps to start Microsoft Edge with Blank Web page. Step 1: Start Microsoft Edge and click More actions option available at the Top left […] Read More

Make desktop Internet Explorer as default on Windows 8

In Windows 8 operating system, Internet Explorer can be launched from the Metro UI or from the desktop taskbar. Windows 8 Metro UI Windows 8 Desktop taskbar Clicking on any hyperlink (web URL) by default Windows 8 launches the Internet Explorer on Metro UI. Using Internet Explorer options this behavior can be changed to open […] Read More

How to add Google as default search in Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer is in-built with Bing as the default search engine. But it also provides users with the option to change the default search provider. Listed below are the steps for changing the default search engine in Internet Explorer 11 and 8 Make Google as default search engine in Internet Explorer 11 Launch Internet Explorer […] Read More

How to change the HTML editor for Internet Explorer

HTML editor for Internet Explorer can be changed using the Internet Options menu. The Internet Options is available under the tools menu on the right hand side of the Internet Explorer. In the Internet Options window, click on the Programs tab and navigate to HTML editing section. Using the HTML editor dropdown you can change […] Read More

What is Caret browsing in Internet Explorer

Caret Browsing is cool feature available in Internet Explorer from version 8 onwards. Rather than using a mouse to select text and move around within a webpage, you can use standard navigation keys on your keyboard-Home, End, Page Up, Page Down, and the arrow keys. This feature is called Caret Browsing and is named after […] Read More

Google Chrome’s private browsing feature that maintains privacy

Google chrome provides a feature which allows users to browse privately, which means users browser histories , downloaded histories or web sites cookies are not maintained after the browsing session. For more information check the below video To access this feature click on the Google Chrome Customize menu and select New incognito window. Alternatively use […] Read More

Clear browsing history, passwords and cookies in Google Chrome

There are already few posts in this blog on how to clear history in various applications like How to clear and disable autocomplete feature in Firefox and internet explorer How to clear the recent file list in windows media player How to clear the recently accessed files in real one player Listed below are steps […] Read More

How to change the download location in Google Chrome

When ever a file is downloaded using Google Chrome, it gets saved in the default location specified in Google Chrome Settings. The default download location in Google Chrome can be changed by clicking on the wrench icon –> select Settings from the menu list In the Settings page, click Show advanced settings which is available […] Read More

How to set default search engine in Google Chrome

Google Chrome provides options to set default search engine using the Google Chrome Customize and Control option. The default search engine will be used for searching while using address bar for searching web. Click the Chrome Customize and Control option available at the top right hand corner. Select Settings from the menu list. In the […] Read More

How to view saved passwords in Google Chrome

All web browsers provide options for saving websites login credentials.  And the browsers provide option to view the saved passwords for the website. Google Chrome users can view the saved passwords using Manage saved passwords options available as part of Chrome Settings. Listed below are the steps to retrieve the stored password for a website […] Read More

Internet Explorer always launched in minimized window

Internet Explorer has three different launch option Normal Window, Minimized and Maximized. If you do not see IE after launching then possible reason could be the window is set to Minimized. Listed below are the steps to fix the launch issue with your Internet Explorer. Operating System :- Windows 8.1 Internet Explorer :- Version 10 […] Read More

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